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Upcoming events


IFB 2017 Winnipeg Regional Event

May 17th 2017
Winnipeg, Manitoba

IFB’s Winnipeg Regional Event offers financial brokers valuable continuing education credits, seminars on the latest

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IFB 2017 Toronto Spring Summit

May 31st to Jun 1st, 2017
Mississauga, Ontario

Further your understanding of the financial services landscape by hearing from speakers and organizations that know the

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IFB 2017 BC Spring Summit

Jun 13th 2017
Vancouver, British Columbia

Strengthen your knowledge of the Canadian financial services sector while meeting industry experts and other advisors like

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IFB 2017 Saskatoon Regional Event

Oct 3rd 2017
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Earn continuing education credits, speak with financial services experts, and meet fellow brokers in your area. IFB’s

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IFB 2017 Alberta Spring Summit

Apr 27th 2017
Calgary, Alberta

IFB brings seasoned professionals and industry expects face-to-face with independent brokers at our Alberta Summit. Brokers

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Latest industry news


07th Mar 2017

IFB Staff

IFB in the News!

Insurers under the microscope “[The new documentation] will either give the regulators comfort that the current system is working to a large extent or will identify gaps or areas that need to be strengthened,” says Susan Allemang, head of regulatory and policy affairs at the Independent Financial Brokers of Canada in Mississauga, Ont. “If [the data] show that there are areas that pose higher risks, then I would expect that the regulators would take action – they’ll take steps to address those deficiencies.” To read the full article in Investment Executive, please click HERE!

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About IFB


We are a national professional association that has served independent financial advisors across Canada for over 30 years. We believe that independent financial advice is valuable for Canadians, and we communicate that value to federal and provincial regulators on behalf of the licensed advisors we represent in order to help our industry grow and succeed.

We provide our members with regulatory support, advice, education, professional liability insurance and business services to help them run compliant and efficient practices.

I personally want to invite you to become a member of our expanding organization.

Sincerely
Nancy Allan, Executive Director